from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To arrange or deal with in order of importance.
- intransitive v. To put things in order of importance: "Everyone should take time to be alone, to prioritize and meditate” ( Art Linkletter).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to arrange or list a group of things in order of priority or importance
- v. to rank something as having high priority
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. assign a priority to
priorit(y) + -ize.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From priority + -ize. (Wiktionary)